United States


Chicago, Seattle

Area of expertise:

Delivery Management

Job Description

Want to be on the forefront of the tech revolution? So do we. 

Avanade is growing and seeking a HR Technology Program Manager. 

The high-level responsibilities of the HR Technology Program Manager include:
  • Effectively plan, manage, monitor, and deliver technology programs within the HR IT space, involving complex scope, multiple workstreams and interdependencies.
  • Develop relationships and collaborate with a variety of stakeholders within Avanade’s HR and IT teams to ensure quality solutions meet expected business outcomes.
  • Utilize program management tools, methods and best practices to assemble program plans that align with expectations of stakeholders and meet business needs.
  • Align programs with other initiatives and manage cross-project collaborations and dependencies
  • Determine resource needs, assign tasks and responsibilities to program team, develop schedule to ensure timely completion of program.
  • Drive execution plans, timelines and manage risks & contingencies. 
  • Manage communication and engagement with program sponsors, stakeholders, and business communities
  • Define and collect the measurements that gauge the success of given IT projects and solutions.
  • Positive attitude, proactive / hands-on approach to problem-solving, able to exercise great judgment, and strong partner & team player.
  • Willingness to get hands on when necessary to ensure quality requirements, designs, testing and delivery
  • Ability to effectively communicate information to both technical and non-technical stakeholders within the context of the program
  • Excellent communications (written/verbal) and organizational skills

Required Skills & Experience:
  • Experience working with HR technologies and platforms, with an understanding of core HR business processes 
  • 5+ years experience  implementing technical projects and programs to deliver HR technologies in a complex, global context
  • Program Management Certification (PMP) or equivalent 
  • Familiarity with agile, waterfall and hybrid methodologies

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About Avanade

Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at